Soredium So*re"di*um, n.; pl. {Soredia}. [NL., fr. Gr. ? a heap.] (Bot.) A patch of granular bodies on the surface of the thallus of lichens. [1913 Webster]

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  • Soredium —   [griechisch] das, s/...di| en, der vegetativen Vermehrung dienende, von Pilzhyphen umsponnene Algenzelle der Flechten. * * * So|re|di|um, das; s, ...ien [zu griech. sorós = Behältnis, Gefäß] (Bot.): der vegetativen Vermehrung dienende, von… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Soredium — Parmelia sulcata, die rissartigen Bildungen auf der Oberfläche sind „Spaltensorale“ Soral (Plural: Sorale) ist ein Begriff aus der Flechtenkunde (Lichenologie). Sorale sind Aufbrüche an der Thallus Oberfläche von Flechten, die der vegetativen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Soredium — Soredia are common reproductive structures of lichens.cite book |title=Biology of Plants |first=Susan E |last=Eichorn |coauthors=Evert, Ray F; Raven, Peter H |publisher=W.H. Freeman and Company |location=New York |year=2005 |pages=p. 289] Lichens …   Wikipedia

  • soredium — sorediate /seuh ree dee it, ayt /, adj. /seuh ree dee euhm/, n., pl. soredia / dee euh/. (in a lichen) a group of algal cells surrounded by hyphal tissue, occurring on the surface of the thallus and functioning in vegetative reproduction. Also… …   Universalium

  • soredium — noun A scalelike structure of algal cells in a lichen, enveloped in a network of hyphae and capable of independent vegetative growth …   Wiktionary

  • soredium — so·re·di·um …   English syllables

  • soredium — /sɒˈridiəm/ (say so reedeeuhm) noun (plural soredia /sɒˈridiə/ (say so reedeeuh)) an asexual reproductive unit of a lichen consisting of a mass of algal cells enveloped in a network of hyphae. See hypha …   Australian English dictionary

  • soredium — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Eriogonum soredium — ID 32513 Symbol Key ERSO2 Common Name Frisco buckwheat Family Polygonaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution UT Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Eriogonum soredium Reveal — Symbol ERSO2 Common Name Frisco buckwheat Botanical Family Polygonaceae …   Scientific plant list

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